Klaas Smits of Robeco believes reducing food losses will play a key role in the efforts to feed the world's growing population
As many are returning from or getting ready to enjoy their summer holiday, the DB pensions industry has been experiencing what many would consider to be a perfect storm.
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The pension plan buy-in has reached American shores at last. Prudential Retirement - part of US financial services giant Prudential Financial - has announced the first ever buy-in in the US, with a $75 million transaction for Hickory Springs Manufacturing...
The pensions love affair with equities dates back to an era that looks very different to today's pensions landscape.
Clare Piper of ConvergEx Group explains how algorithmic trading can give transition managers an edge
Axel Lomholt of iShares EMEA looks at the origin and development of exchange traded funds and what opportunities are available for investors
The white paper focuses on the impact of increasing longevity on company pensions and discusses possible solutions.
Bernard Abrahamsen of M&G Investments looks at the opportunities provided by this often overlooked sector
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Developing environmental investment strategies: growth opportunities and managing climate change risk
Disruptions to the world economy brought about by climate change and other environmental drivers present a range of opportunities and threats for investors.
Mike Gardner looks at the ever changing nature of risk management
Iain Lindsay, co-head, global lead portfolio management, fixed income and currency at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, looks at how flexible investment strategies can improve risk management and income generation
Christopher Woods of FTSE Group discusses the advantages of market cap indices and what they can offer investors
David Curtis, head of UK institutional Business at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, looks at the currency markets
Joseph C Antonellis, vice chairman of State Street Corporation, looks at the shift to defined benefit pensions
As long-term equity investors, GSAM's pension fund clients have broad market exposure to global equity, but we would contend that the long-term investment prognosis for the Brazil, Russia, India and China - or, as it is more euphemistically known, the...
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Rozanna Wozniak, investment research manager at the World Gold Council, looks at how gold offers a secure foundation for recovery strategies in the wake of the economic crisis
James Buckley and Mark Callender consider the Asian property investment market